Interview with Caleb Bromberg, Rabbinical Student, Jewish Theological Seminary

Abstract/Description: Caleb Bromberg, rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary, was interviewed by Naomi Steinberger on January 20, 2022, for the Collecting These Times oral history project. Caleb Bromberg, who lives in New York City, discusses entering rabbinical school during the pandemic, his experience as a first-year student, developing relationships virtually and in person, and Zoom fatigue. He also talks about his increased religious observance during pandemic, being sick with the Omicron variant, making friends and creating community in a new neighborhood, resilience and adaptation, and his interest in pandemic halachah.